All HACCP, FSMA and Micro classes can be arranged privately in addition to scheduled courses. Please contact Alex by calling 310-694-1544 or send an email to alexkashef@geosda.com.

PCQI for Human Food Classes.

Option One:
Virtual Live

2.5 Days on ZOOM Platform. Lead Instructor and participants see and interact online.

Please click here to register for the 2.5 days class using the ZOOM platform
$750.00 per person

“The Current Good Manufacturing Practice, Hazard Analysis, and Risk-based Preventive Controls for Human Food regulation (referred to as the Preventive Controls for Human Food regulation), is intended to ensure safe manufacturing/processing, packing and holding of food products for human consumption in the United States. The regulation requires that certain activities must be “completed by a “preventive controls qualified individual”. This course developed by FSPCA is the “standard curriculum” recognized by FDA; successfully completing this course is one way to to meet the requirements for a “preventive controls qualified individual.”

Classes start at 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. the first two Days and 8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. third day
Virtual Live PST May 12, 13, and 14, 2021
Virtual Live PDT June 9, 10, and 11, 2021
Virtual Live PST July 12, 13, and 14, 2021
Virtual Live PST August 16, 17, and 18, 2021
Virtual Live PST September 15, 16, and 17, 2021
Virtual Live PST October 13, 14, and 15, 2021
Virtual Live PST November 10, 11, and 12, 2021
Virtual Live PST December 1, 2, and 3, 2021

Course Content – Part 1: Online self-paced course consists of 16 modules covering:
Chapter 1: Introduction to the FSPCA Food Course
Chapter 2: Food Safety Plan Overview
Chapter 3: Good Manufacturing Practices and Other Prerequisite Programs
Chapter 4: Biological Food Safety Hazards
Chapter 5: Chemical, Physical and Economically Motivated Food Safety Hazards
Chapter 6: Preliminary Steps in Developing a Food Safety Plan
Chapter 7: Resources for Developing Food Safety Plans
Chapter 8: Hazard Analysis and Preventive Controls Determination
Chapter 9: Process Preventive Controls
Chapter 10: Food Allergen Preventive Controls
Chapter 11: Sanitation Preventive Controls
Chapter 12: Supply-Chain Preventive Controls
Chapter 13 Verification and Validation Procedures
Chapter 14: Record-Keeping Procedures
Chapter 15: Recall Plan
Chapter 16: Regulation Overview

Arrangement can be made for larger groups

Link to ZOOM Tutorials

Option Two:
Blended

Blended Course:
Only one day on ZOOM platform after finishing the self-paced online course

Link to register and take the self-paced online course – PCPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food Blended $198.00 . If you already have finished this part, register for the second part.

After finishing the self-paced online course, please email your completion enrollment ticket to Alex Kashef, the Lead Instructor, and register for the one day virtual class using ZOOM.

2021
May 20 , 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – Pacific Standard Time (PST)
May 27 , 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – Eastern Standard Time (EST)
June 21, 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – PST
June 24, 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – EST
July 19, 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – EST
July 22, 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – PST
August 23, 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – PST
August 26, 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – EST
September 8, 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – EST
September 25, 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – PST
October 25 , 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – PST
October 28 , 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – EST
November 13, 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – PST
November 15, 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – EST
December 13, 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – PST
December 16, 2021, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – EST

Link to Register for the part 2, one day , virtual, Interactive
Instructor-led class . $345.00

Course Content – Part 1: Online self-paced course consists of 16 modules covering:
Chapter 1: Introduction to the FSPCA Food Course
Chapter 2: Food Safety Plan Overview
Chapter 3: Good Manufacturing Practices and Other Prerequisite Programs
Chapter 4: Biological Food Safety Hazards
Chapter 5: Chemical, Physical and Economically Motivated Food Safety Hazards
Chapter 6: Preliminary Steps in Developing a Food Safety Plan
Chapter 7: Resources for Developing Food Safety Plans
Chapter 8: Hazard Analysis and Preventive Controls Determination
Chapter 9: Process Preventive Controls
Chapter 10: Food Allergen Preventive Controls
Chapter 11: Sanitation Preventive Controls
Chapter 12: Supply-Chain Preventive Controls
Chapter 13 Verification and Validation Procedures
Chapter 14: Record-Keeping Procedures
Chapter 15: Recall Plan
Chapter 16: Regulation Overview

Link to Online Free Manual

Link to Purchase the Manual

Option Three:
Onsite Training
2 1/2 Days


Chicago, IL May 19, 20, and 21, 2021
Los Angeles, CA June 16, 17, and 18, 2021
Chicago, IL August 18, 19, and 20, 2021
Los Angeles, CA September 20, 21, and 22, 2021
Chicago, IL October 6, 7, and 8, 2021
Los Angeles, CA November 3, 4, and 5, 2021
Chicago, IL December 1, 2, and 3, 2021

Chapter 1: Introduction to the FSPCA Food Course
Chapter 2: Food Safety Plan Overview
Chapter 3: Good Manufacturing Practices and Other Prerequisite Programs
Chapter 4: Biological Food Safety Hazards
Chapter 5: Chemical, Physical and Economically Motivated Food Safety Hazards
Chapter 6: Preliminary Steps in Developing a Food Safety Plan
Chapter 7: Resources for Developing Food Safety Plans
Chapter 8: Hazard Analysis and Preventive Controls Determination
Chapter 9: Process Preventive Controls
Chapter 10: Food Allergen Preventive Controls
Chapter 11: Sanitation Preventive Controls
Chapter 12: Supply-Chain Preventive Controls
Chapter 13 Verification and Validation Procedures
Chapter 14: Record-Keeping Procedures
Chapter 15: Recall Plan
Chapter 16: Regulation Overview

Link to Registration

Please click here to go to the Frequently Asked Questions page. Also contact Alex Kashef, the Lead Instructor, at anytime by phone at 310-694-1544 or email him at alexkashef@geosda.com for any questions.